Joe Zawinul

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Joe Zawinul
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Joe Zawinul with the Zawinul Syndicate (Freiburg, Germany, 2007)
Background information
Birth nameJosef Erich Zawinul
Born(1932-07-07)7 July 1932
Vienna, Austria
Died11 September 2007(2007-09-11) (aged 75)
Vienna, Austria
GenresJazz, jazz fusion, world
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsKeyboards
Years active1949–2007
LabelsColumbia, ESC
Associated actsCannonball Adderley, Nat Adderley, Miles Davis, Weather Report, Zawinul Syndicate
Websitejoezawinul.com

Josef Erich Zawinul (7 July 1932 – 11 September 2007)[1] was an Austrian jazz keyboardist and composer. Zawinul went on to play with Miles Davis and to become one of the creators of jazz fusion.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Richard S. Ginell. "Joe Zawinul". AllMusic. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  2. [1] Archived 11 February 2010 at the Wayback Machine